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Wednesday, June 7 at 7pm
talk and booksigning
British photographer Ken Grant will be at Micamera in Milan to talk about his work – Grant, who started taking pictures very young, has been photographing the life of his hometown Liverpool for over 20 years.
As his former student Colin Pantall wrote:
(…) Grant absorbed these stories from the adult world and slowly they emerged in a photography that shows how people live, but also how they think and rest and breathe. It’s neither simplistic nor romantic, but is rather a holistic photography, as informed by the bleak short stories of Raymond Carver, Richard Yates and Flannery O’Connor as it is by the Scandinavian black-and-white tradition that so clearly influences it.
(read the full article here)
We could also mention ‘The Players’ by Mark Steinmetz and its timelessness, or a certain Martin Parr at his best…
You can book your signed copy sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
This event is also part of the Milano Photo Week program.